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Srirangapatna Fort

Srirangapatna Fort

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Srirangapatna Fort is a historical fort located in Srirangapatna built by the Timmanna Nayaka in 1454, and came to prominence during the rule of Tipu Sultan. The fort was in the hands of the Empire till 1495 when the Wodeyars overpowered the Vijayanagar rulers. The fort was subsequently changing hands ...
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Bangalore Fort

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Bangalore Fort began in 1537 as a mud fort built by Kempe Gowda I, a vassal of the Vijaynagar Empire and the founder of Bangalore. Haider Ali in 1761 replaced the mud fort with a stone fort. The army of the British East India Company, led by Lord Cornwallis on ...
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Yadgir-Fort

Yadgir Fort

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Yadgiri fort built over a massive monolith measuring about 850m long, 500m wide and 100m height is one of the largest forts of Karnataka. Yadgiri was formerly known as Yetagiri and was ruled by the Kalyana Chalukyas, Yadavas, Cholas, Bahmani Sultans, Adil Shahis and the Nizams. Yadgiri fort was built ...
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Koppal-Fort

Koppal Fort

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Though it is not known who built this fort at Koppal, it is a structure of historic importance as it has seen a number of seizures and re-establishments. Evidence states that Tippu Sulthan built this fort as one of the strongest forts ever, after he acquired it from a Paleyagar ...
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Devanahalli-Fort

Devanahalli Fort

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Located 35 kilometres north of Bengaluru city is the Devanahalli fort which tells the tales of history that dates back to over 5 centuries. This fort holds a grand history of being built, invaded, and owned by a number of rulers including Hyder Ali and Tipu Sultan. During the Anglo- ...
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Chitradurga Fort

Chitradurga Fort

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Chitradurga Fort or as the British called it Chitaldoorg, is a fortification that straddles several hills and a peak overlooking a flat valley in the Chitradurga District,Karnataka, India. The fort's name Chitrakaldurga, which means 'picturesque fort' in Kannada, is the namesake of the town Chitradurga and its administrative district. The ...
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Bellary Fort

Bellary Fort

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The Bellary Fort situated in the historic city of Bellary in Karnataka state, India was built on top of a hill called the "Ballari Gudda" or the Fort Hill in two parts namely, the Upper Fort and the Lower Fort. The Upper Fort was built by Hanumappa Nayaka, a feudatory ...
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Kittur Fort

Kittur Fort

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Kittur also known as (Kitturu) is a village in Belgaum District in South Indian state of Karnataka. It is a place of historical importance because of the resistance of Rani Chennamma of the State of Kittur (1778–1829) against the British East India Company, during which a British Commissioner, St John Thackeray was killed. Kittur is a fort located in the Karnataka state of India, it is the former capital of ...
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Kavaledurga

Kavaledurga

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Kavaledurga Fort sometimes called the Bhuvanagiri fort, is a 9th century fort, located at the distance of 18 km from Thirthahalli, Shimoga located on a hill at an attitude of 1541meters. Among the many forts of Karnataka, one that cannot be missed is Kavaledurga in Shimoga district. There are interesting ...
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